Posts tagged Bologna
19 Easy Day Trips from Bologna to Some of Italy’s Most Unique Destinations

Italy’s culinary capital of Bologna will capture your heart but the surrounding hilltop towns, cities, thermal hot springs, and seaside towns are worth a visit too and all within an hour or two by car or train. So if you want to add in some easy day trips from Bologna to Emilia Romagna, northern Tuscany, Lombardy and the Veneto, here are 19 unique ones from which to choose.

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Mangia! 12 Foodie Things to Do in Bologna Even Nonna Will Love

What more fun can a foodie have than crafting your travels around food, and there’s no better place to go than Bologna, Italy, the culinary capital of Italy. There are so many amazing food things to do in Bologna - from farm-to-table experiences, cooking classes, a Bologna food tour, and Michelin restaurants galore - even Nonna would love it!

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Italian Limoncello Recipe: How To Make the Authentic Kind Your Foodie Friends Will Love!

Ah, limoncello, sweet nectar of the Gods - so easy to make, and even easier to enjoy. Ever wondered how to make your own authentic limoncello when you’re dreaming of Italy? This Italian Limoncello Recipe and step-by-step guide shows you how to make your own limoncello for gifts or any time of year.

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Traditional Italian Food: 25 Must-Try Regional Foods of Italy For Your Culinary Tour

There’s no greater expression of the history and culture of a place like Italy than the food, and exploring the unique regions through traditional Italian food is the most fun a foodie can have! Here are 25 must-try regional foods of Italy that'll flavor your culinary tour of bella Italia.  

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One Legend, Two Museums: Taking the Ferrari Tour in Modena and Maranello, Italy

The name Ferrari is so big in Italy they needed two museums to honor the legendary brand - both the automobile and the man who built it. The Ferrari Museum Maranello and the Museo Enzo Ferrari are part of the Ferrari tour and a required visit for any fan of the Prancing Horse. For a price, you can even drive a Ferrari in Italy, an experience you'll never forget!

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Salute! Tasting The Best Italian Wines of Emilia Romagna On a Bologna Wine Tour

One of the best things to do in Bologna Italy for food and wine lovers is taking a Bologna wine tour of the Valsamoggia region and discovering wines completely unique to the region, like organic Pignoletto wine. Can you think of anything better than enjoying the wines of Emilia Romagna - some of the best Italian wines - than right at the source? Salute!

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Top 10 Movies To Watch Before Traveling to Italy!

Dreaming of Italy? It's no secret that travel moves us, and so does a good film, novel, or epic TV series. Cinematographers make Italy look irresistable, and these 10 movies to watch before traveling to Italy are no exception - old favorites and new ones I guarantee you'll love - to get you dreaming and scheming of your next trip to la bella Italia! 

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Truffle Hunting in Italy: Searching Emilia Romagna for the World's Most Exquisite Food

The intoxicating flavor of truffles is reason alone to go on one of the coolest food tours in Emilia Romagna — truffle hunting in Italy — for the black summer truffle or white truffle. If you like knowing where your food comes from, this is one of the most interesting foodie things you can do in Bologna! 

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Discovering the Historic Italian City on a 2-Hour Bologna Bike Tour

Bicycling is as much a part of Italian culture as cafe life and wine in the afternoon. So what better way to see one of our favorite Italian cities than by bike. A 2-hour Bologna bike tour is just one of the many things to do in Bologna, Italy.

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Balsamic di Modena: Why Is This Authentic Italian Food So Darn Expensive?

Why is traditional balsamic di Modena so expensive? It's one of the most authentic foods of Bologna and Emilia Romagna. Here's why you should invest in the best, and why you no longer need a plane ticket to get the good stuff! 

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Larger Than Life: Inside The Modena Home of The Great Italian Tenor, Luciano Pavarotti

Luciano Pavarotti was undeniably the world's greatest opera singer of our time, and visiting his home in Modena, Italy gives you a rare glimpse into the Italian artist who reshaped opera and pop music as well. This popular tour is one of the many things to do in Modena, Italy.

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A First Timer's Guide to Bologna: The Best Things to Do, Eat & See

For first time visitors to Bologna Italy, its curious nickname “La Rossa, la Grassa e la Dotta” sums up the very best of one of the most underrated cities in the world. This First Timers Guide to Bologna has all the essential things to do in Bologna for lovers of food, culture, wine, and history to make the most of your trip!

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